Speech to Text for Soredi Winners
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release nat: "thank you so much, congratulations." cassidy says, "over $9000 in scholarships and prizes were given out here tonight at north medford high school." soredi quest partnered with local businesses. their goal: to educate high schoolers about careers they can pursue in southern oregon. colleen says, "there is no reason necessarily to leave the area if they don't want to, we do have great companies right here." soredi wanted the experience to be informative, but fun. colleen says, "there is no reason necessarily to leave the area if they don't want to, we do have great companies right here." soredi wanted the experience to be informative, but fun. rob says, "we designed it as a gamified scavenger hunt." at the end of the scavenger hunt... students formed teams to create a video promoting a local business. marijke, valorie and brianna were among several scholarship winners tonight. girls say, "just putting it together was a lot of fun and it was super creative and it was nice having all of our ideas come together to form a really cool video they were just three of about one thousand students who participated from medford and grants pass. the soredi quest team spent the last two years planning for this project but they say they're already looking forward to the next one. rob says, "we want people to begin to appreciate the fact that this is a sleepy little town that are used to be there's a lot of great things happening." in medford, cassidy delamarter, newswatch12. [a37]only on 12-stinger